We are the problem

Taking a hard look in the mirror at our own role in climate change

Britt Crow-Miller
Sep 25 · 1 min read

We are the problem.

We who jet set.

We who eat and waste without thought.

We who sleep in cool, comfortable rooms at night, beds piled high with blankets.

We who value convenience over all else.

We who criticize others for not believing and think it’s enough to sort our plastics into neat colored bins and ride our bikes from time to time.

We who decry injustices, but fail to see they are at our own hands.

We are the problem.

I am the problem.

I can do better.

EDGE OF INNOVATION

Exploring the cutting edge of emerging technologies and responsible innovation

Britt Crow-Miller

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Britt Crow-Miller is Founding Director of Portland nonprofit CityWildPDX, and Asst. Professor and Senior Sustainability Scientist at Arizona State University.

EDGE OF INNOVATION

Exploring the cutting edge of emerging technologies and responsible innovation

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